Faculty Achievement

One College, Limitless Achievement

President Tripathi presenting the State of the University Address.

Home to over 8,100 undergraduate and graduate students, the College of Arts and Sciences is comprised of 422 faculty members and 249 staff members. Between our 28 departments, 16 programs and 23 centers and institutes, we are responsible for teaching over 369,000 UB credit hours each year, including 58 percent of all undergraduate credit hours.

Faculty Achievements

The Ars Electronica Festival has named Paul Vanouse, a professor in the Department of Art, as a 2019 Golden Nicas winner. The Prix Ars Electronica is the oldest award in the field of electronic, interactive art and computer animation and has been bestowed since 1987.
College of Arts and Sciences faculty members Colleen Culleton and David Schmid have been named recipients for the 2019 President Emeritus and Mrs. Meyerson Award for Distinguished Undergraduate Teaching and Mentoring, UB’s highest honor given for undergraduate mentoring.
Two faculty members and one staff member from the College of Arts and Sciences have been named recipients of the 2019 SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence.

Faculty Spotlight

  • 3/8/19
    Get to know award-winning filmmaker Sama Waham, visiting assistant professor in the Department of Media Study.

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